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The Hostel Life

Hostel Backpackers at a Pool Party in Luang Prabang, Laos /// VinjatekHostels are often such a significant part of travelers’ lives that it develops into its own independent lifestyle… The Hostel Life.

[ March 19 2015 ]         DATA, GUIDES, LIFESTYLE, LODGING


A Year in The Life of a Modern Backpacker

A fictitious 1st person account of a modern backpacker traveling the world for a year, based on my own experiences and other travelers.

[ April 30 2014 ]         ADVENTURE, DATA, LIFESTYLE, TRAVEL


A Day in The Life of a Vagabond: New York City

Top of The Rock, New York City /// VinjatekThis is a continuous series of posts about random, nonspecific but typical days in the life of my vagabonding lifestyle. –view all days

[ April 21 2014 ]         A DAY, DATA, DESTINATIONS, LIFESTYLE


ASK: Do You Get Lonely While Traveling Solo?

Ask John V Cain /// VinjatekASK is a series of posts answering questions asked by readers about the vagabonding operative lifestyle. Contact me to ask your own.

[ April 20 2014 ]         ASK, DATA, TIPS, TRAVEL


A Day in The Life of a Vagabond: Gili Islands

Gili Air Island Bungalow, Indonesia /// VinjatekThis is a continuous series of posts about random, nonspecific but typical days in the life of my vagabonding lifestyle. –view all days

[ April 17 2014 ]         A DAY, DATA, DESTINATIONS, LIFESTYLE


I Can Die Happy After Traveling The World

Shadow Selfie on The Edge of Cape Eluanbi - VINJABONDIf life is about accumulating memories, experiencing events and fulfilling aspirations, then I can die happy after traveling the world.

[ April 06 2014 ]         ADVENTURE, DATA, LIFESTYLE, PHILOSOPHY


The Concept of (Official) Couchsurfing

Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Hong Kong / Vagabonding VINJABONDImagine a worldwide community of travelers opening up their homes and couches for other travelers to stay with them, not for money but for cultural exchange and friendship.

[ March 22 2014 ]         DATA, LIFESTYLE, LODGING, TRAVEL


How to Adapt + Blend in While Traveling Abroad

Canal Street in Amsterdam, Netherlands - VINJABONDPersistent travel means consistently new environments and foreign cultures – the ability to adapt and blend in are vital factors of being an effective vagabond.

[ March 18 2014 ]         DATA, HACKS, TIPS, TRAVEL


Travel Methodology of Modern Vagabonding

On The Longboat Ferry to Don Det Island of The 4000 Islands in Laos - VINJABONDVagabonding is the ultimate and most complete form of travel as its also a way of living, the nomadic lifestyle. This level of travel requires a specific methodology.

[ January 28 2014 ]         DATA, GUIDES, LIFESTYLE, TRAVEL


Home is Where I Put My Backpack Down

Vagabonding Daypack EDC Gear - VINJABONDI’m a homeless man with homes all around the world.

That’s essentially a vagabond.

[ January 18 2014 ]         DATA, LIFESTYLE, LODGING, MINIMALISM






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